Petra Johnson

8 January 1867–5 January 1954 (Age 86)
Norway

The Life of Petra

Petra Johnson was born on 8 January 1867, in Norway as the daughter of Bertha. She lived in Chimney Rock, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States in 1920. She died on 5 January 1954, in Arcadia, Trempealeau, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Bertha
1843–
Petra Johnson
1867–1954
Olaf Johnson
1871–1956
John S. Johnson
1884–1956

Parents and Siblings

    Bertha

    Female1843–Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1869 · Gustav Vigeland

Age 2

Birth year of Gustav Vigeland. Well-known Norwegian sculptor. His statues can be seen in Frogner Park in Oslo which sculpture area occupies 80 acres.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (1)

  • Petra Johnson in household of John S Johnson, "United States Census, 1920"

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